On Monday, December 1st, 1975 WORT went on-air for the first time ever! This is a huge milestone for our amazing community radio station, built with the love and passion of countless volunteers and the enthusiastic support and involvement of our community. With the pandemic rendering us unable to have a huge in-person celebration this […]
In advance of his appearance at the Majestic Theater tonight (Tuesday August 22) legendary dobro player Jerry Douglas chatted with Chris Powers on Mud Acres. Jerry talks about his early years, who he played his first show with in Madison as well as the band he assembled for his latest record.
Come Contra Dance on hardwood floors in the historic, air-conditioned, Fort Atkinson Club overlooking the Rock River. 211 South Water Street East, Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin Saturday, July 15th in the River Room. 5:00 Potluck Optional: Bring a dish to pass 6:00–9:00 Contra Dancing Caller Dot Kent Band Three Thin Dimes New Dancers Adults and students […]
Join WORT Community Radio for an afternoon of foot-stompin’ Bluegrass in the beautiful Capital Brewery Beer Garden hosted by Chris Powers from Mud Acres (Friday mornings on WORT). 1pm — Down From the Hills 2:30 pm — Mad City Jug Band 4pm — Old Tin Can Stringband Food provided by FIB’s Famous Italian Beef and […]
Join WORT Community Radio for a Musicians For WORT bluegrass benefit concert in the beautiful Capital Brewery Beer Garden on Sunday, June 26 from 1-5 PM. This years’s show is hosted by Chris Powers of Mud Acres and features three of the finest foot-stompin’ bands around. Down From the Hills kicks off the show at […]